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Senryu Courage Poems | Senryu Poems About Courage

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You Will Feel

be mindful
human rights are human ways
that lead down

be careful
the words above always remain
wear no crown

trap the sin
destroy the lie of conceit
look within

don't consume all that you see
you will feel
wrong like fire

Copyright © Laura Breidenthal | Year Posted 2013

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When one stands alone,
While all others cease to rise:
Fearless convictions.

Copyright © Raul Moreno | Year Posted 2010

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A Thousand Paper Cranes: sen-zu-baru

winged wishes 
 folded in prayer and love.... 
a thousand paper cranes

Copyright © kabuteng P.iNk k. | Year Posted 2011

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Kids go down
The slide…they head toward the swings

Free time ends
Their parents want to go home
Frowns exchange 

Copyright © JW Earnings | Year Posted 2013

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Brokeback Mountain

(The Movie) 

eyes dart with red
black, white and sepia hue
the horse slows behind

selfish cotton hide
lust, under the pale moonlight
rustic underwear

Hearts not meant to be
A mountain covered with dust
Orion's chap- stick

Plunging, campfire
Temptations broken wall
Cowboy makes his mark


Copyright © Poet Destroyer A | Year Posted 2014

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whenever disaster strikes
we need each other

* My heart and prayers go out to those in Moore, Oklahoma.

For Black Eyed Susan's contest, '1 Senryu Any Subject'

Copyright © Connie Gildersleeve | Year Posted 2013

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Strength and Courage In My Righteousness

bitter affliction
only brings strength and courage
in my righteousness


Copyright © Eve Roper | Year Posted 2015

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a reader

he reads aloud
his voice clear and expressive - -
the book shakes *

*An observation at a writers’ group

For Susan’s senyru contest

Copyright © jack horne | Year Posted 2014

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Luminous Beings

Be meek, Be mild
words intended
the luminous Being to beguile

Copyright © John Rowland | Year Posted 2014

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Fight or Flight

life's not always bright
conflicts can't be avoided
brings dark clouds for some

Copyright © Robert Heemstra | Year Posted 2015

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The Vital Holy Day

Getting ready for
Passover to shed us might
For joyous future

The significance 
Of God’s holiday is way
More vital than us 

Copyright © JW Earnings | Year Posted 2013

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      with swords or pen
                          fight nobly.

~~August 31, 2015 : Philippines' National Heroes Day

Copyright © charmane bellen | Year Posted 2015

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The end of the world — 
I will see you all in hell.
May I rest in peace.

Copyright © Dylan Catalano | Year Posted 2012

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Hip Replacement

legs wobble 
like broken twigs 
grafting in

Copyright © J.R. Dawson | Year Posted 2017

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Be Optimistic

Walk with confidence
Let gladness enter your heart
Be optimistic,

Not Pessimistic!
Don’t doubt your progress – come on!!
You can do this, bud!

Rock on, warrior!
Be bold and be positive
You will live longer 

You’ll die in honor
Attitude of gratitude – 
I grant you – happy?

Copyright © JW Earnings | Year Posted 2014

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Brave heart seldom dies,
Give me your baton – Freedom;
We are all ALIKE.

(C) Anindya Mohan Tagore (Bobby)

Copyright © Anindya Mohan Tagore | Year Posted 2015

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Day dreaming… My mind refuses to see The real world… Half asleep… My reality broke free From the strain… Eyelids close… The meaning of living here ASTOUNDS ME! Half awake… My dreams are so spellbinding PINCH ME, please?

Copyright © JW Earnings | Year Posted 2013

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though entangled senryu

entangled i am
but i refuse to cave in
and bear all the lies....

Copyright © Marty King | Year Posted 2014

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The bridge coming down
“Come this way” John heard him call
He ran and it fell

John searched everywhere
It was shriek wound death and sound
Two wings in the air
April 5, 2016
For:  Senryu on Angels – Poetry Contest
Hosted by : Marvin Celestial 

Copyright © Probir Gupta | Year Posted 2016

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Dancing With Migraines

I dance to get rid

Of Migraines...to no avail

It enjoys the dance!! >:(

Copyright © JW Earnings | Year Posted 2013

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Battling Addiction

More deaths with habit
than blood spilled on battlefield
Why torture thyself?

Copyright © Judy Konos | Year Posted 2013

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Reaching for the stars
But falling to rock bottom
Just to try again

Copyright © Steven McDonald | Year Posted 2014

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There is Hope

for God so loves
the world He gave His only
Begotten Son

Copyright © John Beam | Year Posted 2014

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Pulled the Trigger

Bullet wounds
The criminal shoots down his
First targets

How dare you
Shoot them uncontrollably
CHAOS grows .  .  .

Don’t shoot it!
The victims are running mad
And you pulled

The trigger
I’m terrified of your strength
DROP IT, man ! ! !

Copyright © JW Earnings | Year Posted 2013

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possibilities chances given for fortune risks taken for fate fortuity kept opening for new leisure moments of juncture a shot in the dark probabilities for luck liberty for all November 1, 2016

Copyright © Laura Loo | Year Posted 2016

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Sitting Scared Poet

Sitting scared poet
Nervously stammers his words
A man leaves the room

Copyright © JP Armstrong | Year Posted 2017

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Copyright © UDAYAN DALAL | Year Posted 2012

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daybreak once again
steam rising from the shadows
fog threatens my will

Copyright © James Marshall Goff | Year Posted 2009

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Setbacks drag behind
I confront, they don't last long
and I march forward

July 10, 2016.
Setbacks - Poetry Contest
Sponsored by: Nayda Ivette Negron
Senryu form 5-7-5

Copyright © Meenakshi Raina | Year Posted 2016

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Brand New View

Frightened by darkness
Willing to embrace the light 
Time for a new view

Copyright © Jaquay Atkins | Year Posted 2016